Two more died of dengue and 214 were hospitalised in the country during the last 24 hours till Monday.
The number of dengue fatality has been increasing day by day in the country while the number of patients hospitalised with the disease has crossed 17.5 thousand here.
It said 7,215 dengue patients were hospitalised in September, 7,698 dengue patients in August, 2,286 in July, 272 in June, 43 in May, three in April, 13 in March, nine in February and 32 in January this year.
Some 12 dengue patients died across the country in last month July, 34 dengue patients died in the last month August and 17 in September, the health directorate data added.
The DGHS said 163 new patients were hospitalised in the capital and 51 patients were outside the city in the last 24 hours till 8am on Monday.
A total of 758 patients diagnosed with dengue are now receiving treatment at 41 government and private hospitals in Dhaka while 231 outside the city, it said.